Monthly Archives: February 2009

15th Annual Honolulu Festival

The 15th Annual Honolulu Festival will be held throughout Waikiki March 13 through March 15. The three day extravaganza occurs every year in March on a weekend from Friday through Sunday.  Dance performances and [...]

America’s Emptiest Cities

Las Vegas just edged Detroit as America’s emptiest city. Detroit was in decline for decades, Las Vegas was flourishing with new construction and economic development and hit hard by the housing collapse. Empty neighborhoods [...]

Sellers cash in on low interest rate

Prospective home buyers are finding that the two-point drop in interest rates over the past few months equates to more buying power, meaning it’s a good time to buy.

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NFL Players want to keep the Pro Bowl in Hawaii

The NFL is bidding Aloha after 30 years of hosting the Pro Bowl in Hawaii.  Next year’s Pro Bowl will be in Miami, and the location after that is uncertain.  In December 2008 ESPN [...]

Oahu home prices hit 2005 level

The median price of a single-family home in Hawaii fell to $539,500 in January, the lowest price since 2005 according to the Honolulu Board of Realtors.“The current economic conditions are causing buyers to take [...]